MSNBC Forbids Ed Schultz From Dem Fundraiser But Allows Joe Scarborough to Raise GOP Cash

Looks like Joe Scarborough is the boss’ pet over at MSNBC.  MSNBC seems to “Lean Right” (behind the scenes)…not ‘Forward’ PoliticusUSA The MSNBC double standard is on full display as the network made Ed Schultz cancel an appearance at a Democratic fundraiser, but is allowing Joe Scarborough to speak at a Republican cash grab. In… More MSNBC Forbids Ed Schultz From Dem Fundraiser But Allows Joe Scarborough to Raise GOP Cash

College student calls Ted Cruz out for lying about him in anti-Obamacare speech

The Raw Story A Rutgers University student who found himself being cited by Sen. Ted Cruz (R-TX) as a cautionary tale told MSNBC host Ed Schultz on Friday that Cruz distorted his story for the purposes of arguing against the Affordable Care Act. “It’s kind of shameful for him to act as if he is… More College student calls Ted Cruz out for lying about him in anti-Obamacare speech

MSNBC’s Collapse Began With The Departure of Keith Olbermann

First let me say that I don’t think MSNBC is “collapsing” as stated.  I will agree that Keith Olbermann was an asset to the network and MSNBC struggled to stay above water for a while. During the 2012 election cycle the network was leading in certain markets.  That distinction dissipated shortly after the 2012 election…… More MSNBC’s Collapse Began With The Departure of Keith Olbermann

What Really Went Wrong For MSNBC, And How To Really Fix It

To paraphrase a famous quote: The reports of MSNBC’s demise are greatly exaggerated.   We’ve seen this before, but in reverse.  Last fall, MSNBC was beating Fox News in certain demographics.  Ratings go up and down and with that thought, there’s no doubt in my mind that MSNBC is here to stay…period. Mediaite There has… More What Really Went Wrong For MSNBC, And How To Really Fix It

MSNBC’s Chris Hayes to replace Ed Schultz

Personally, I’m quite pleased with MSNBC’s programming decision… Politico MSNBC’s Chris Hayes has been tapped to replace outgoing host Ed Schultz in the 8 p.m. weeknight slot, according to network sources. In just a year and a half, Hayes has generated a cult following as host of the weekend program “Up with Chris Hayes,” which… More MSNBC’s Chris Hayes to replace Ed Schultz

Mystery man behind ’47 percent’ video revealed

Get ready for the far-right’s all out assault on Scott Prouty… The Raw Story The curtain has been lifted. The man who secretly filmed then-presidential candidate Mitt Romney telling a private audience that “47 percent” of voters would vote for President Obama “no matter what,” outed himself Wednesday night during an hour-long segment on “The… More Mystery man behind ’47 percent’ video revealed

MSNBC Hosts Visit Obama

In case folks of a different political ideology see the MSNBC anchors’ visit to the White House as confirmation of  the fabled “Left Wing Conspiracy” theory, please be assured that President George W. Bush did the same thing with Fox News and right wing talk show personalities during his eight years in The White House… Buzz Feed… More MSNBC Hosts Visit Obama

Romney’s 47% Fiasco Fuels MSNBC Ratings Rout For Rachel Maddow

I watch Rachel Maddow every day.  In fact I wouldn’t miss her show for all the tea in China!  So this is great news.  Rachel is not a gossip mongerer nor does she embellish the news to fit her or her company’s agenda.   She’s a natural born teacher of sorts and explains the news… More Romney’s 47% Fiasco Fuels MSNBC Ratings Rout For Rachel Maddow

‘Forget The Anger, Reason Is Back’ – Philadelphia Station Replaces Limbaugh

Now if only more major markets were this reasonable… Addicting Info Despite Rush Limbaugh’s futile attempt to convince his audience that his nine-hour hate rant on Sandra Fluke did not affect his ratings or sponsorship, the facts prove otherwise. Limbaugh will no longer be heard on the CBS station in Philadelphia that has allowed him to spew… More ‘Forget The Anger, Reason Is Back’ – Philadelphia Station Replaces Limbaugh

Wisconsin Voters Report Receiving Robocalls Telling Them Not To Vote

Scott Walker’s campaign must be running scared… Think Progress From Eau Claire to Beloit, voters across Wisconsin are relaying stories via Twitter, Facebook and online message boards about anonymous “robocalls” from allies of Scott Walker, telling them–incorrectly–that if they signed petitions to recall Governor Walker, their vote in today’s crucial election has been recorded. An NBC reporter tweeted… More Wisconsin Voters Report Receiving Robocalls Telling Them Not To Vote